Why our Generals Were More Successful in World War II than in Korea, Vietnam or Iraq/Afghanistan - UCTV - University of California Television
Why our Generals Were More Successful in World War II than in Korea, Vietnam or Iraq/Afghanistan
Premiere Date: 5/30/2011; 56 minutes


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Author, reporter and senior fellow at the Center for a New American Security Thomas E. Ricks explores national security issues and military history. He has covered the U.S. military for the Washington Post and the Wall Street Journal. (#21093)

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K-12 Educational Standards

Standards for Grade(s): 10

World History, Culture, and Geography: The Modern World

10.8 Students analyze the causes and consequences of World War II.

World History, Culture, and Geography: The Modern World

10.9 Students analyze the international developments in the postûWorld War II world.

Standards for Grade(s): 11

United States History and Geography: Continuity and Change in the Twentieth Century

11.7 Students analyze AmericaÆs participation in World War II.

United States History and Geography: Continuity and Change in the Twentieth Century

11.9 Students analyze U.S. foreign policy since World War II. 1. Discuss the establishment of the United Nations and International

For more information, visit: California State Board of Education Content Standards

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